Best time to explore LehLadakh on bike
June until September is the best time for a road trip to LehLadakh as the snow will melt by this time leaving the passes safe and clear for travel.
Places to travel through LehLadakh
If you have a passion for offbeat traveling, then a bike trip to LehLadakh is something that you must experience. As you start your expedition from concrete jungles to valley of gods, feel the air turning nippy and crisp with every kilometer you tread. Ride a bike through high altitude passes and take extreme turns and twists to reach the Himalayan refugee that conjures the vision with lofty, snow-draped peaks quaint monasteries and plummeting valleys.
Here are some of the places to bike through your way to the place with LehLadakh cruise packages.
The best thing about this valley is the remoteness. Getting tucked in one corner of Ladakh between two lakes and conquering trails of the valley is not the child’s play. Ride your way through the rugged mountains under the blue skies taking splendor of dreamy cave monasteries, sweeping landscapes and settlement of the Trans-Himalayan region.
Khardung La Pass
Imagine a bike trip to LehLadakh on world’s highest road pass taking in the beautiful scenery that goes down from snow filled terrains to the emerald green oasis of Upper Leh. Set at the altitude of 18,379 feet, the pass is about 40 km far from Leh. It is considered as one of India’s most dangerous motorable roads that could test the patience of even the most seasoned bikers. A ride along the ‘pass of lower castle’ is must to try when you are here.
Perched impressively on Changtang plateau in eastern Ladakh, the 135 km long blue pristine beauty will rejuvenate your tired mind and body. The world’s highest saltwater lake, the first glimpse of the lake will make you fall in love with it.
An ideal spot to stretch your legs after a long bike trip to LehLadakh, spend time in solitude by Pangong Lake and enjoy captivating beauty of the surroundings. Graced by the snowy mountains, the golden rays on the lake against the backdrop of vivid twirls of minerals in a starkly arid setting, the Pangong Lake creates a surreal vision for both the soul and eyes.
As people say, ‘nature works in a mysterious way’! The stretch of Magnetic Hills invites the bikers to be the part of the mysterious experience. At 14,000 feet, you won’t be able to figure out if it is the reverse gravity or case of the optical illusion. Boggle mind by riding on the amazing stretch that works in a mysterious way – pulling vehicle upwards, defying gravity.
Other than these beatific places, you can take a halt at other attractions such as Stok Palace, Leh Palace, Tsemo Fort, Shanti Stupa, Old Town and Drass Valley among others with Leh Ladakh cruise packages.